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U.S. Supreme Court “Waters of the United States” Ruling May Lead to Confusion and Uncertainty in Waters and Wetlands Regulatory Regime
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • USA
  • January 25 2018

The United States Supreme Court ruled unanimously in National Association of Manufacturers v. Department of Defense that legal challenges to an Obama


U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Could Lead to “Inconsistencies, Uncertainty, and Confusion” in Waters and Wetlands Regulatory Regime
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2018

On January 22, 2018, the United States Supreme Court ruled unanimously in National Association of Manufacturers v. Department of Defense that legal


Tennessee Urges EPA to Adopt the “Tennessee Plan” to Define WOTUS
  • Burr & Forman LLP
  • USA
  • June 23 2017

The commissioners of the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) and the Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) recently


Further Update on Challenging Wetlands Permitting Decisions - the Latest Ruling in Hawkes
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • February 6 2017

In a previous post we predicted that the U.S. Supreme Court would affirm an Eighth Circuit decision holding that a landowner can obtain immediate


Water Resource Development Act: Federal Court Addresses Whether Corps Imposed Improper Mitigation Requirements for Removal of Borrow Material
  • Mitchell Williams Selig Gates & Woodyard PLLC
  • USA
  • October 28 2016

A federal district court (Eastern District of Louisiana) addressed a dispute involving mitigation requirements imposed by the Army Corps of Engineers


U.S. Supreme Court Affirms Judicial Review of Wetlands Determinations
  • Jenner & Block LLP
  • USA
  • July 31 2016

On May 31, 2016, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of landowners seeking the right to challenge the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' (the Corps) wetlands


U.S. Supreme Court Sides With Landowners in Clean Water Act Decision
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • July 25 2016

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled recently that property owners have the right to seek judicial review for regulatory determinations regarding "waters of


Whither WOTUS?
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • July 14 2016

In June 2015, EPA and the Corps of Engineers released a draft rule to define “waters of the United States,” affectionately referred to as WOTUS. This


SCOTUS Gives Landowners New Tools to Challenge Wetlands Permitting Decisions
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • June 24 2016

The United States Supreme Court handed landowners and developers a win this month in a unanimous decision allowing appeals to federal courts of Army


Wetland Mitigation Banks: U.S. Court of Federal Claims Addresses Breach of Contract Claim
  • Mitchell Williams Selig Gates & Woodyard PLLC
  • USA
  • June 23 2016

The United States Court of Federal Claims ("Court") addressed in a February 16, 2016 opinion whether United States Army Corps of Engineers, Alaska